Faculty of Information Technology, BUT

Course details

MSc Thesis Project

DPI Acad. year 2006/2007 Summer semester 10 credits

Students will receive an individual project specification from various computer science areas in order to work them out individually under the supervising of some skilled leaders. Students will proceed as follows: problem analysis, solution, verification, implementation, documentation, presentation. During their work, the students will follow all the required instructions concerning requests on contents and volume of the project, the project adjustment, the literature, the language quality and written report typography as well as project parts consigned in the electronic form. The project is defended at the final examination board at the end of the study.


Language of instruction

Czech, English


Credit (written+oral)

Time span

130 hrs projects

Assessment points


Subject specific learning outcomes and competences

Knowledges and experiences with engineering project building, its documentation, and defence.

Learning objectives

The fundamental goal of this course is to support the individual creative student work during the engineering or research project solving and its formal description.


Prerequisite kwnowledge and skills

The successful passing of the "PI3 - Term Project" course is the compulsory prerequisity.

Study literature

Fundamental literature

  • Duncan, W.R.: A guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge. Project Management Institute, 1996, Standards Committee, 176 p., ISBN 1-880410-16-3
  • ISO 2145: Documentation - Numbering of divisions and subdivisions in written documents, 1978.
  • ISO 7144: Documentation - Presentation of theses and similar documents, 1986.
  • ISO 690: Documentation - Bibliographic references. Content, form and structure, 1987.

Exam prerequisites

Active work on problems in spring/summer term, and a manuscript of MSc thesis.
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